Definition of happiness: The full use of your powers along lines of excellence.
John F. Kennedy (1917 - 1963)
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Happiness is the full use of your powers along lines of excellence in a life affording scope.
I am certain that after the dust of centuries has passed over our cities, we, too, will be remembered not for victories or defeats in battle or in politics, but for our contribution to the human spirit.
I am an idealist without illusions.
A man may die, nations may rise and fall, but an idea lives on.
Conformity is the jailer of freedom and the enemy of growth.
Source: 1961 Address to the U.N. General Assembly
Efforts and courage are not enough without purpose and direction.
All of us do not have equal talent, but all of us should have an equal opportunity to develop our talents.
Forgive your enemies, but never forget their names.
If a free society cannot help the many who are poor, it cannot save the few who are rich.
Source: Inaugural Address, Jan. 20, 1961
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